After briefly chatting, he told us the costume, made mostly of foam and PVC, took him and his friends six months to make. YOU CAN’T MAKE THIS UP!’ she wrote. If this is what his first year produced, we can’t wait to see what’s in the future. This was his first time coming to a Con. We have to be honest, the first day we saw the robot walk into the Javits Center, cosplay costumes we thought it was a publicity stunt for JJ Abrams’ television production company.